Sr. Research Engineer - Heart & Vascular Services - Gainesville - Full Time
Northeast Georgia Health System
Location: Gainesville, Georgia
Type: Full Time
Preferred Education: Masters
Years of Experience:
Less than 2
Employer will assist with relocation costs.
Internal Number: 77524
If you are an energetic individual who enjoys being part of a collaborative and talented team then a rewarding career with Northeast Georgia Health System is where you want to be!
NGHS is currently seeking a Sr. Research Engineer at Gainesville.
Job Summary: Seeking a Sr. Research Engineer for the Georgia Center for Cardiovascular Biomechanics & Data Modeling. Ideal Candidate would have a masters or PhD in Engineering, Physics, Computer Science or other related field. Candidate should have background in computational fluid dynamics, data science and, image processing. Demonstrated quantitative analysis with excellent proficiency with Python, Matlab and/or C++ programming. Successful applicant will lead federally sponsored research using CFD to investigate hemodynamics of patient-specific 3D models of coronary arteries. Should have demonstrated record of independent research, and good organizational and inter-personal skills. Successful applicant will write and submit journal articles reporting findings of research. Previous experience with medical imaging is desirable.
The Georgia Center for Cardiovascular Biomechanics & Data Modeling is a research lab based at the Northeast Georgia Medical Center in Gainesville. The lab aims to translate simulation and data based research into clinical use. See https://ecbc-lab.github.io/gccm.github.io/ for active research projects.
Computational Fluid Dynamics (CFD) Engineer Certification, American Society of Mechanical Engineers (ASME) Licensure. Experience with open source CFD codes such as Simvascular, Open FOAM, or other commercial CFD codes such as StarCCM+, Simerics MP+, ANSYS CFX. Experience performing steady and transient simulations. Finite element analysis (FEA) experience using ANSYS Mechanical, NX Nastran, and/or Abaqus Experience with programming languages, such as C++, Matlab and Python Experience using MS Office applications (Word, Excel, PowerPoint, Project) A masters or PhD in Engineering, Physics, Computer Science or other related field, Strong background in computational fluid dynamics, signal processing, image processing.
Lift up to 50 lbs occasionally. Carries weight up to 50 lbs occasionally.
Northeast Georgia Health System (NGHS) is a not-for-profit community health system dedicated to improving the health and quality of life of the people of Northeast Georgia.
NGHS is anchored by Northeast Georgia Medical Center’s four hospital campuses – NGMC Gainesville, NGMC Braselton, NGMC Barrow and NGMC Lumpkin – with a total of more than 700 beds and more than 1,200 medical staff members representing more than 50 specialties. It is our mission to improve the health of our community in all we do.